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Saying Goodbye to Charlie Gard–His Parent’s Emotional Press Conference

Today, the world says goodbye to Charlie Gard. Surrounded by his parents, his life support was turned off this afternoon to his family’s final farewell. “Our beautiful little boy has gone, we are so proud of you, Charlie,” said Charlie’s mom, Connie. For months we watched as Chris and Connie fought for the life of […]

The Dangerous Moment When Death with Dignity Trumps Life with Dignity

In recent weeks you’ve probably read about Charlie Gard and his fight for life. You can read in detail about his family’s story here, here, and most recently here. I am not going to rehash the story, but I would encourage you to visit the links provided and familiarize yourself with the Gard family. As […]

Important Update–Charlie Gard is Given One More Chance at Life

Over the weekend, British media reported that the staff at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in London have reconsidered the case of Charlie Gard and may not be taking him off life support. The 11-month-old’s parents raised nearly two million dollars to go towards his treatment in America; however, several weeks ago, doctors at GOSH […]